Out on 20 June 2024
Book cover for A Lesson in Dying



20 June 2024
240 pages
Imprint: Pan


A fine debut
A quietly entertaining mystery
Cleeves is quietly carving out a reputation as the new Queen of Crime
Ann Cleeves is a skilful technician, keeping our interest alive and building slowly up to the denouement. Her easy use of language and clever story construction make her one of the best natural writers of detective fiction